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Description

White embroidered in white stylized leaves; open neckline w/ covered button & loop at neck. Hook & eye at waistband; short sleeves w/ piping & scalloped edge; bodice lined w/ linen under bodice w/ 2 covered buttons (1 missing). Scalloped hem; embroidered w/ white flowers & openwork w/ chevron band of small flowers & stripes; large floral bouquet along chevron band.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1827
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
openwork
stitching
super
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Bouquet
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
Hand Stitched
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
Mull
Open Work
openwork
stitching
super
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1934.569
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Alice A. Stevens
GUSN
36626

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